House Sitting in Oakwood, Richmond, VA

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1. Alli

At your Bark & Call pet care!

The Fan, richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

21 repeat clients

"This was our first time ever leaving our pups with anyone other than family! Alli was amazing! She checked in with us regularly and shared pictures of our ... (more)"

2. Bree

Your pet's new BFF

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"I would give Bree 10 stars if it were possible! My dogs have never been this content after spending time with a sitter (and I've had some pretty great sitter... (more)"

Confirmed New Years Availability
3. Lien

VCU Student w lots of love for dogs

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Lien did a great job with my two pups! They seemed really happy when I returned home! I could tell they were well taken care of! (more)"

4. Virginia

Professional Snuggler

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"My best Rover experience yet. Virginia did an amazing job with my pets. She was always quick to reply and pro-actively provided multiple pictures everyday of... (more)"

5. Adam

Dogs are the best part of me

Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Adam did a great job taking care of Lexus. He made sure to keep her happy by taking her out for walks and playing with her. He sent regular photos as well. (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
6. Tracy

Dog Mom Extraordinaire!

Fulton, Richmond, VA, 23231

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Tracey is awesome! Took very good care of my senior baby. i could tell immediately when I walked through the door that Bandit had a wonderful time. (more)"

7. Amber E. and Tori

Highly Qualified Pet Sitter

North Highland Park, Richmond, VA, 23222

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

33 repeat clients

"Amber was perfect while keeping simba while we were away! She sent pictures every day and I was never worried that he was stressed or not being taken care of... (more)"

8. Marlowe

Active PT student, dog FANATIC

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Marlowe watched my 3 year old boxer/pitbull mix and my 12 week old pitbull/lab mix while I went out of town for 4 nights and 5 days. My dogs were well taken ... (more)"

9. Chandler

Young, energetic, ready to go

Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

44 repeat clients

"Our first time having Chandler house sit with our loveable mutt, Charlie was perfect. Chandler was great with him, took care of our house, and sent pics to l... (more)"

10. Kayla

Kayla's Dog Parlour

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Awesome experience with Kayla! Kept us informed during the entire time! Pepe didn't even know we were gone! Loved her so much, ee would book with her again i... (more)"

Confirmed New Years Availability
11. Sarah

Fun in the Fan for Furry Friends!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Sarah is an incredibly dependable and caring person. She is also an amazing dog owner! She would be a wonderful person to hire because she is both responsibl... (more)"

12. Lauren

Master's student at VCU

Union Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Lauren was very conscientious with my dog, cat, and house during my vacation. We had excellent and quick communications while I was away. And when I got hom... (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
13. Cody

I've always been an animal lover!

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

11 repeat clients

"Cody watched Miss Dixie so I would go away for the weekend. He sent daily pictures of their adventures and left the house immaculate. I'm going to have him b... (more)"

Available this weekend
14. Amanda

Your pet will be treated as family!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"My girls were tuckered out after a few days with Amanda! (more)"

15. Amber

Amber's Menagerie

Virginia Union, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

"Great experience. Amber stayed at our house to watch our large dogs while we were out of town. We got text and photo updates of how things were going (they e... (more)"

16. Abigail

Avid runner, training experience

City Center, Richmond, VA, 23219

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Abigail was great with Maple despite her being a finicky eater and not an easy dog to walk. Abigail was professional, flexible, and compassionate towards my ... (more)"

17. Andrew

Will run with your pooch any time!

Upper Shockoe Valley, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have been around dogs (and cats) my entire life and cared for them since I was old enough. I watched and cared for pets for 5 years in a college ... (more)

18. Caitlyn

Home Full Time - Park Enthusiast

richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Caitlyn was awesome! She watched my dog over a weekend and checked in with me along the way. Very friendly and professional. Will use her again in the fut... (more)"

19. Neena

Will take dogs on energizing walks!

Fulton, Richmond, VA, 23231

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"This is the perfect job for Neena! She is a true a dog lover who has the ability to become best friends with any dog, big or small. You won’t go wrong leavin... (more)"

Confirmed New Years Availability
20. Alisha

Flexible schedule, love dogs

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Alisha did a great house sitting for us for eight days! She kept the dog happy and the house clean. She also watered the plants and kept my garden alive duri... (more)"

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